Data & Reporting Analyst - MicroStrategy

Date: Jul 15, 2021

Location: Greensboro, NC, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

Alternate Locations: Greensboro, NC (North Carolina); Charlotte, NC (North Carolina); Fort Wayne, IN (Indiana); Hartford, CT (Connecticut); Omaha, NE (Nebraska); Philadelphia, PA (Pennsylvania); Plymouth Meeting, PA (Pennsylvania); Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania)


Work Arrangement: Hybrid/Home


Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.


Level: P3 


Requisition #: 66306


About The Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $238 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.


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General Purpose of Job

Join Lincoln’s Life Solutions’ Reporting team in leading innovation with business analytics, data storytelling, and enhancing the reporting user experience through MicroStrategy. The Analyst role will work with business partners to gather requirements, transform reporting through new technologies and visuals, and perform analysis to derive insights that will enhance business decisions.  Additionally, this position will serve in a high-profile role guiding users’ growth in both self-service environments and purpose-driven reporting solutions. 

•    Collaborate with the Life Solutions business partners and the broader analytics organization (Advanced Analytics, Business Intelligence, Data Governance) to lead value-driven data insights aligned with the firm’s strategic priorities
•    Design, build, and guide others in creating stable and scalable dashboards, reports, and complex metrics to meet business needs by transforming data into meaningful information
•    Conduct user research to assess customer needs and maximize the user experience while developing an all-inclusive reporting portal
•    Identify and analyze complex developments, variances, and trends in financial and business operations then formulate and communicate recommendations to support business initiatives and management decisions
•    Educate and mentor both team members and business partners on Business Intelligence and Reporting concepts and best practices
•    Develop an understanding of data complexities in various systems and their use cases
•    Communicate (verbal and written) regularly with team members and business stakeholders to gather requirements and champion business analytics
•    Identify and recommend process improvements that significantly reduce workloads or improve quality for assigned areas of responsibility

•    Coordinate with Lincoln IT and MicroStrategy consultants to maximize platform performance and create a seamless adoption environment for new users 




  • 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelors)_Minimum Required in Computer Science, Information Systems or Information Technology



•    3 - 5+ years of data analytics or dashboard development 
•    Experience in Data Analytics software, MicroStrategy is required for this position 
•    Advanced business analysis skills and demonstrated experience in the use of data and its transformation into information
•    Ability to evaluate trends in data by applying concepts such as probability, statistics, modeling, percentages, ratios, and proportions
•    Ability to work with data from multiple systems, including both relational databases and data warehouses
•    Demonstrated strong relationship management skills with internal clients (e.g. management, peers, and colleagues); proven ability to develop collaborative approaches
•    Ability to move quickly and easily in an agile environment
•    Confident, comfortable communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills
•    Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload in a time-sensitive environment and balance multiple projects while maintaining strict attention to detail
•    Ability to work with and lead others in a team environment
•    Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) #LI-CW


Work Arrangement:

Hybrid/Home : Employees will work from home generally three days each week and come into a Lincoln office on a schedule their manager will help set, following any applicable in-office training period determined by their manager. 



This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.


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